University description (as per official university website)
The Foggia - Faculty of Olinda, would welcome them, take this occasion to clarify some existing rules in this HEI that are critical to the understanding of our student body so that know a little of your course, your rights and obligations.
We making Focco understand that this is the first step in generating a relationship that will endure for a long time and we are sure that will continue throughout your professional life.
Therefore, we are keen to work our students interactively, where our universe is part of their daily lives. Thus, by reading this manual we hope to be comfortable for the proper explanations that may need to close our whole team.
Becomes important to make clear that one of the most relevant to our IES is not contained in this manual, nor could it, because for us, above the pedagogical and technical aspects and administrative, is the possibility of participating in its formation as a citizen, therefore, they have to know that our students so that teaching practice can bear fruit due to their results.
We believe that every relationship should be healthy, respectful and, above all humanistic, because with the vision of human enhancement will be less susceptible to errors and, with the help of the academic community, we can overcome all obstacles.
To finish, we hope you will grow with the help of our IES, adding value technical-professional and above all that they can be proud to Foggia, while we expect you to say with pride "I am a student of Foggia".
Mission and Values
To contribute to satisfying the needs of individuals and organizations through the provision of educational services, cultural and social excellence, producing and disseminating knowledge, in order to enhance wealth for society.
"Our values and commitments
• Social Justice
The Foggia - Faculty of Olinda is a private institution of higher education, nonprofit, and that is to sponsor the Association Olinda Dom Vital for Higher Education. This Association has as its patron the martyr bishop of Olinda, Dom Vital, whose memory is celebrated on May 23 - the anniversary of Foggia.
Born of the idealism of five people had as its first director Biagio Chiappetta, a member of the group of founders of the institution. He was the great pioneer of that history and responsible for building an organization with a solid and lasting.
Located in the historic site of Olinda, World Heritage Site, the Foggia also became city property because of its architectural complex of houses of eclectic style (baroque / rococo). Its main building was built in the late nineteenth century and today is a tourist landmark, for who comes to know the city, can not but marvel at the building in Foggia.
The Foggia had its authorization to operate in 1972, when he was known as FOA - Olinda School of Administration, and its the first course of Business Administration, in the beginning, had only 60 seats. In 1977, this course is recognized by the Presidential Decree (70 595, of 23/05/72).
Currently, the course of Business Administration from Foggia offers 225 jobs to the community in Pernambuco, 65 in the morning shift and 160 on the night shift.
In 1987, it deployed the course of Accountancy, offering places for 100 students. The FOA shall then be called Foggia - Olinda School of Accounting and Administration. In 1990 he formed the first class of Science in Accounting and in 1994, the course gets recognition by decree of the Ministry of Education (Decree 93,174 of 26/08/86).
In 2001, the Ministry of Education authorizes the operation of the courses of Arts Degree - Empowerment Portuguese and English with 100 seats, with emphasis on Geography BSc Environment with 50 seats and Sequential Management Information Systems with 200 seats.
In 2002, with the strategic opening of new courses the institution is now called Foggia - Faculty of Olinda and in 2004 and 2006 are allowed to run courses in Law with 150 seats and the Executive Secretary with 200 seats, respectively.